An Early New Year’s for the Westshore Young Leaders
The Lakewood High School Westshore Young Leaders held an early New Year’s ice skating party on Sunday, December 28. For the third year, the ice skating party was held at the Serpentini Arena at Winterhurst Ice Skating Rink in Lakewood. More than 40 middle and high school students from the Westshore School Districts (Bay Village, Fairview Park, Lakewood, North Olmsted, Rocky River and Westlake) enjoyed an afternoon of music, skating and excitement. The students celebrated the upcoming year with party favors and delicious cupcakes.
The Westshore Young Leaders has been serving its communities since 2010. The Young Leaders are dedicated to implementing strategies aimed at preventing and reducing youth substance use while encouraging healthy life choices.
The next Young Leaders meeting is January 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Bay Village Police Department. The meeting is open to ALL middle and high school students. Planning is underway for the annual high school lock-in and the NCAA March Madness bowling party! For more information, visit www.westshoreyoungleaders.org
Noreen M. Kyle
Noreen Kyle is an employee of the Westshore Enforcement Bureau, drug task force. She is the school prevention specialist for the Westshore Young Leaders Program.